OLD AGE

OLD AGE

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  1. Deciphering Japan_CNA_Ageing Society
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    44:44minutes

    Ep 3: Ageing Society

    Japan famously has one of the highest life expectancies in the world but its birth rate is also at an all time low, leaving the future of the ...
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    Commentary: Navigating the new road to modern elderhood

    A conversation among three friends suggests the modern elder has a role in the workplace, says Irene Hoe.
  3. older workers

    Commentary: Seniors do well at their jobs yet ageist myths and negative stereotypes persist

    To move beyond retirement and re-employment will require bold changes from companies and supervisors, says SUSS’ Helen Ko.
  4. A senior on her way to work.

    Commentary: Singapore’s bold bet on seniors and valuable years of life experience

    The signal is clear. Raising the retirement and re-employment age is long overdue and the task that lies ahead is for workers and companies to ...
  5. Prince Philip accident collage

    Commentary: Too old to drive? Older, unsafe drivers a growing problem

    The first thing to note is it is about the skills, not the age of the driver, says Florida State University Professor or Geriatrics Alice Pomidor.
  6. merdeka generation file photo

    Commentary: Reasonable to expect S$3,000 a month for retirement

    How much we need for our retirement depends on the lifestyle we aspire towards, says one financial consultant.
  7. elderly man wheelchair senior

    Commentary: Laugh at enrolling in ElderShield at 30? It should be sobering news

    Ageing and disability are challenges we all have to confront, so there’s good reason we should be invested in the ElderShield review, says Channel ...
  8. Elderly patient

    Commentary: Starting ElderShield at 30? We can do better than that

    ElderShield coverage must benefit the elderly poor and those who suffer from dementia, says an observer from the Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy.